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The Royal Engineers Mobile Display Team 1987
Stamp: 17ᵖ Machin definitive, grey-blue.
Cachet: R.E. Bomb with 1787 R.E. 1987.
Circular Date Stamp: Field Post Office 999, 5 SE 87.
Gibraltar R.E. 1787 - 1987 Royal Warrant
Official First Day Cover
Stamps: 3 x "R.E. Royal Warrant 1787-1987" Gibraltar commemoratives, 18ᵖ,32ᵖ and 44ᵖ, issued 25 April 1987.
Special Handstamp: R.E. Royal Warrant, Gibraltar, R.E. cypher in centre.
200th Anniversary of The Royal Warrant to the Corps of the Royal Engineers
Officer Royal Engineers & Royal Military Artificers 1787
Stamps: 18ᵖ "Victoria Stadium", Gibraltar commemorative, issued 25 April 1987.
Special Handstamp: R.E. Royal Warrant, Gibraltar, RE monogram in the centre.
Cover ref No: RE 200/2.
Signed: Captain H.A. Hughes BA RE, British Forces Philatelic Officer.